The human stain [videorecording] / Miramax Films and Lakeshore Entertainment present a Lakeshore Entertainment and Stone Village production in association with Cinerenta-Cineepsilon ; producers, Gary Lucchesi, Scott Steindorff, Tom Rosenberg ; screenplay by Nicholas Meyer ; directed by Robert Benton.
- ISBN: 0788853147
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; , c2003.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Based on the novel by Philip Roth.
Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette; extended 'Crow' scene; tribute to cinematographer Jean-Yves Escoffier.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Jean Yves Escoffier ; editor, Christopher Tellefsen ; music, Rachel Portman ; costume designer, Rita Ryack ; production designer, David Gropman.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Anthony Hopkins, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Gary Sinise, Wentworth Miller, Jacinda Barrett, Harry Lennix, Clark Gregg.
Coleman Silk is a respected professor at a New England college who suddenly finds his life unraveling after a comment he makes about some African-American students is misinterpreted as a racial slur. As the scandal heats up, Nathan Zuckerman, a writer researching a biography of Silk, begins to dig deeply into Silk's life. Eventually, matters are made worse when Coleman's affair with a young married janitor named Faunia Farley is exposed. But amid the controversy, Silk
must struggle to keep his greatest secret, a secret he's held for the majority of his life, from becoming made public.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: R; for language and sexuality/nudity.
|System Details Note:||
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
English or dubbed French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
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